St. John's Anglican Church
of Horton, Wolfville, Nova
Jan. 13th, 2019, The Baptism of the
Communion, The Book of Common Prayer, P.
Father, whose blessed Son Jesus Christ did take our nature
upon him, and was baptized for our sakes in the river Jordan:
Mercifully grant that we being regenerate, and made thy
children by adoption and grace, may also be partakers of thy
Holy Spirit; through him whom thou didst send to be our
Saviour and Redeemer, even the same thy Son Jesus Christ our
Reader: Val Burtsell Prayers of the
The Book of Alternative
Gathering of the Community
Processional Hymn # 103 On Jordan's Bank
the Baptist's City
The Greeting and Collect for Purity, p.
The Collect of the Day: God
of glory, immerse us in your grace, mark us with your image,
and raise us to live our baptismal promises, so that,
empowered by the Holy Spirit, we may follow the example of
Christ your beloved in whose name we pray.
the children depart for Sunday School we will
#536, verse 1
songs of expectation, onward goes the pilgrim
Through the night of doubt and sorrow, marching
to the promised land.
Clear before us through the darkness gleams and
burns the guiding light:
trusting God, we march together stepping
fearless through the night.”
Proclamation of the Word, p.
Second Reading: Acts 8:14-17 , Mary Phillips
37 We'll Sing in the Morning
The Holy Gospel: Luke 3:15-17, 21-22
The Apostles’ Creed, p.
The Prayers of the People,
Confession and Absolution,
The Sharing of the Peace, p. 192
The Celebration of the
Hymn #628 O Love,
How Deep, How Broad, How High
Prayer over the Gifts, p.
Prayer #4 , p. 201
The Lord’s Prayer,
The Breaking of the
213 #745 Lamb of God…
All are welcome to come forward to receive holy
communion or a blessing. Gluten-free bread is available. Please ask at
the communion rail.
Communion hymn: # 635
Like the Murmur of the Dove's
Deo (W.A. Mozart; arr.
Prayer after Communion, p. 349
by Doxology, p. 214
Closing Hymn #
465 Here in this Place, New Light is Streaming
Ascribe to the Lord, you gods, ascribe to the
Lord glory and strength.
to the Lord the glory due the divine name; worship the Lord in
the beauty of holiness.
The voice of the Lord is upon the waters; the
God of glory thunders; the Lord is upon the mighty
The voice of the Lord is a powerful voice; the
voice of the Lord is a voice of
The voice of the Lord breaks the cedar trees;
the Lord breaks the cedars of
and makes Lebanon skip like a calf, and Mount
Hermon like a young wild ox.
The voice of the Lord splits the flames of
the voice of the Lord shakes the wilderness; the
Lord shakes the wilderness of
The voice of the Lord makes the oak trees writhe
and strips the forests bare. And in the temple of the Lord all
are crying, “Glory!”
The Lord sits enthroned above the flood; the
Lord sits enthroned as sovereign for
The Lord shall give strength to this people; the
Lord shall give this people the blessing of
Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to
the Holy Spirit; as it was in the beginning, is now, and will
be for ever. Amen.
Judy & Jim Amos
Phillips & Elaine Slauenwhite
Everyone is invited to enjoy a time of
fellowship and refreshments following the service at 10 am
this week provided by Kathy Phillips & Diana
Cycle of Prayer
Please remember in your
Anglican Church of Australia along with the parishes in the
PEI, and the parish of
Church, Cherry Valley PEI.
who are in need of
God’s healing grace: Albert Jucker,
Marlene & John Reid, Tom Shaw, Jane, Doreen McKee,
& Gloria, Connie,
Harry, Cecil, Ann Watson, Phyllis & Harris Weatherbee,
Richard Fry, Gene Trites, Eric Alcorn, Patricia, Kathleen, Rob
Phillips, Steve Kamburis, Don
& Betty Little, Sylvia, Faye Sponagle,
Frances & Peter Jucker, Mary
who have departed this life and are at rest especially
remembering Gene Trites and Gary
SERVICES FOR January 20th
8:00 am Holy Communion (BCP)
10:00 am Holy Eucharist
these dates on your
at the back of the church: Christian
Mon. Jan. 21st, ACW meeting
will be held at noon in the meeting room. After
a brief meeting we will hold our annual "Bring & Buy"
Sale. This is an auction style sale. Please bring in either
new or gently used items to go into the sale. Bring your
lunch; tea/coffee will be provided.
Area InterChurch Council's Week of Prayer for Christian Unity
Events Jan. 21-27
? Daily 20-minute
worship services focusing on the theme "Pursuing Justice"
followed by brown-bag lunch discussions: Manning Memorial
Chapel, Jan 21-22 & 24-25 (Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri) , 11:30
am. More info: https://www.waicc.org/
? Mid-week 45-minute worship service
focusing on Christian Unity at Manning Memorial Chapel, Weds,
Jan 23, 11:30 am. Preacher: Rev. Dr. Spencer Boersma (Acadia
Divinity College). Chowder/chili lunch (suggested donation of
worship service and potluck supper: Port Williams Baptist
Church, Sun, Jan 27, 4:00 pm. Preacher: Rev. Don Sellsted (new
Minister at Orchard Valley United).
22nd, Parish Council meeting
Jan. 27th, 4pm, Port Williams United Baptist
Week of Prayer for Christian Unity service. Potluck supper to
are due to Debbie MacDonald by Jan.21st,
Sandra will be in the church office Mon., 9:30-11:30am and at
TAN Coffee Thurs., 2:30-4pm. She will be off Tuesday and
Cup Runneth Over:
There is still regular (whole bean and fresh ground) and decaf
coffee (fresh ground) available for $12/bag. See Sandra Fyfe
to pick up a bag or two.
Painting Classes: Please
indicate your interest by signing the sheet at the back of the
church and noting your preferred day.
St. John’s Pewter Ornaments 200th Anniversary:
real keepsake. They are $10 each. Please see Elizabeth
Mark these dates on your
at the back of the church: Christian
Jan. 21st, ACW meeting will
be held at noon in the meeting room.
After a brief meeting we will hold our annual
"Bring & Buy" Sale. This is an auction style sale. Please
bring in either new or gently used items to go into the sale.
Bring your lunch; tea/coffee will be